Health, Safety & Environment

Markets , Trade , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Commodities Trader Trafigura Launches Carbon Trading Desk

The new Trafigura carbon trading team, to be headed by Hannah Hauman, will be based in Geneva, Houston and Singapore.

April 9, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables

Bank of America to Deploy $1 Trillion for Sustainable Finance by 2030

Bank of America, which is the second largest U.S. bank, said the latest announcement puts its total commitment to sustainable finance by 2030 at $1.5 trillion.

April 9, 2021

Investment , Exploration & Production , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment

US House Bill Seeks $8 Billion for Abandoned Oil and Gas Well Cleanup

The bill authorizing $8 billion to plug and clean up abandoned oil wells nationwide is sponsored by Representative Teresa Leger Fernandez, whose home state of New Mexico is a major oil and gas producer.

April 8, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Chevron Shareholders to Vote on Climate Change Proposals

Chevron has set emissions targets for this decade and laid out plans to keep project spending low but increase oil and gas output.

April 8, 2021

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Canada’s Biggest Oil Producers Plan New Emissions Targets, No Pivot to Renewables

Canadian Natural Resources and Cenovus Energy, two of Canada’s biggest oil producers, plan to set new goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions but will not pivot entirely away from their core businesses.

April 7, 2021

Private Equity , Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology

Quantum, Capital Firms Invest in Denver-based Startup Project Canary

Driven by natural gas customer demand and broader ESG trends, Project Canary is working with nearly 100 partners across the energy sector, including investors, oil and gas producers, pipeline operators, utilities and LNG providers.

April 6, 2021

Business , Natural Gas , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology

Energy ESG: Role of Natural Gas in ‘100-foot ESG Tsunami’

Project Canary CEO Chris Romer recently spoke with Hart Energy to discuss responsibly sourced natural gas, ESG and how RSG fits into the drive by many across the oil and gas industry to meet aggressive climate goals and sustain a social license to operate.

April 6, 2021

Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Technology , Midstream

ESG in the Crosshairs: Strategies to Minimize Fugitive Emissions

As federal and state regulations continue to address energy industry emissions amid growing ESG pressure from investors, here are three ways oil and gas companies can minimize the release of fugitive emissions.

April 6, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Energy ESG Producer Panel: ESG Leadership with Laredo Petroleum, BHP Group

This roundtable discussion featuring leaders from Laredo Petroleum and BHP Group focuses on the emerging ESG priorities of oil and gas operators.

April 6, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables , Technology

Baker Hughes to Become Cornerstone Investor in New Green Hydrogen Fund

Houston-based Baker Hughes said it will commit $60 million to the FiveT Hydrogen Fund, a unique new clean-hydrogen-only private infrastructure fund dedicated to delivering clean hydrogen infrastructure projects at scale.

April 5, 2021